Sadly, it seems to happen at least every six months; about twice a year, the news will be full of reports of a child being killed by a large dog. It happens with such alarming regularity that one would like to think that something was being done to combat the treat large dogs pose to small children, but it appears this is very far from the case.
While these sorts of stories make the headlines, they really are just the tip off the iceberg when it comes to the harm large dogs that are not supervised properly do on an almost daily basis. Up and down the country, big canines that are not kept under control by their owners are doing all sorts of harm.
This might involve attacking other dogs, destroying property and, most worryingly, mauling humans. If you were to be injured in an accident that was not your fault that came about as a result of a dog attack, there will be chance that you might well find yourself in a position where you might be able to take some from or another of personal injury action against its owner with a view to securing an accident at work claim in Bracknell Forest compensation pay-out.
Dog attacks and accident at work claim in Bracknell Forest compensation
Picture the scene; it’s a delightful Sunday afternoon, so you and your partner decide that it will be a nice idea to take a walk along the river that’s close to your home. And very pleasant the walk is too. So much so that the mere thought of the prospect of being injured in an accident that was not your fault and then being put in a position where making an accident at work claim in Bracknell Forest does not even enter your head.
Up ahead, you see a very large dog tearing towards you. No sooner than you have had time to notice the dog, it has jumped up and sunk its teeth into your arm. The owner comes over and helps free you from the beast’s jaws, but not before a significant amount of damage has been done.
Under these circumstances, as the owner would have a responsibility to make sure that his animal did not pose a risk of doing anybody an injury in an accident that was not their fault, you might well be able to retain the services of a top 100% no-win, no-fee personal injury solicitor such as Accident Advice Helpline with a view to securing accident at work claim in Bracknell Forest compensation. Call today on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone for free, no obligation advice about making a claim.
Date Published: 5th October 2014